MARGATE WI

MARGATE WI

Calendar

Have a Try-January

9 January 2020, 7.30pm: Beer tasting with local brewery, NorthDown Brewery plus food bank collection for Thanet Food Link.

NFWI Resolution Shortlist 2019/20

5 February 2020, 7.30pm at Little Swift, CT9 1DH: A special meeting to find out more about the NFWI 2019/20 shortlisted resolutions (Members only).

Our Birthday Bash

13 February 2020, 7.30pm: We are turning five! Come celebrate in our birthday bash where we will be learning American Tribal Style belly dancing!

Celebrating the Women of Thanet

12 March 2020, 7.30pm: To celebrate International Women's Day, we are hosting a speed-dating-style event to acknowledge the incredible women linked to Thanet. This meeting forms part of the 2020 POW! Festival.

Easter Treats Taste Testing

9 April 2020, 7.30pm: We taste test the best Easter treats on the market.

VE Day Tea Party at Home

8 May 2020: Celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day with us in a tea party at home. We’ll get the bunting out, plate up the sandwiches, put on a nice frock and have a pot of tea (or something stronger, it is a bank holiday after all)! Click the image for more details on how to 'join us' celebrate.

Embroidery Virtual Workshop (via Zoom)

14 May 2020, 7.15pm: Take part in a live embroidery workshop via Zoom. Members will be receive a prepackaged kit, delivered contact-free, ready for a live online tutorial from our queen of textiles, Zoe! See May newsletter for joining details.

Balance Hormones for Improved Energy, Weight, Mood & Digestion (via Zoom)

11 June 2020, 7.30pm: Wendy Hills (The Nutritious Fig), a BANT Registered Nutritional Therapy Practitioner, will be discussing how to balance hormones for improved energy, weight, mood and digestion followed by a Q&A session. See June newsletter for joining details. Guests welcome - email for details. 

Macramé Making (via Zoom)

9 July 2020, 7.30pm: Learn to make a macramé plant pot holder. Pre-ordered members' kits have now been bought. Guests welcome - email us for Zoom details and click on image to purchase your macramé kit (£6.90).

'Beach' Meet (via Zoom)

13 August 2020, 7.30pm: Annual Beach Meeting with a virtual twist! If we can't make it to the beach, let the beach come to us! Tropical beach-themed fancy dress, best background decor, cocktails and live-streaming of the sun setting across the Main Sands. Guests welcome - email us for Zoom details.

Garden Gathering (Members Only)

10 September 2020, 7.30pm: It's been a long six months since we last meet face-to-face! This month, join us in person for a socially distanced garden gathering. (Members only). Further details in this month's newsletter.

Working with the Ghosts of Hampton Court Palace (Online)

1 October 2020, 7.30pm: Sarah Slater, State Apartment Warder, Tour Guide and Guide Lecturer at Hampton Court Palace, shares her experiences of working in such a historic building. From walking the dark galleries alone at night to sightings of ghosts over the years... you won't boo-lieve what she's seen! Guests welcome - email us for Zoom details.

AGM & Neal's Yard Remedies (Online)

12 November 2020, 7.30pm: It's our Annual General Meeting plus we'll be joined by Neal's Yard Remedies for some well earned pampering! Guests welcome - email us for Zoom details.

Christmas Fayre

5 December 2020, 11am-5pm: Join Margate WI and Thanet’s finest makers and local businesses for festive fun at our annual Christmas Fayre at Dreamland Margate!

Christmas Party (Online)

10 December 2020, 7.30pm: Fun, frolics and festivities with the fabulously dazzling, Tiffaney Wells! Guests welcome - email us for Zoom details.

Unless otherwise stated, all our monthly meetings are held at our usual venue – Cliffs on Northdown Road, Margate. More information on each event can be found on our Facebook page. 

Visitors are welcome to attend our monthly meetings up to three times. Read Join Us for details.